Emotional Intelligence Workshop | Hamilton, Ontario | October 11, 2023

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Join us in Hamilton, Ontario, for a transformative journey of self-discovery and professional development in our "Cultivating Emotional Intelligence for Effective Leadership" Workshop. This comprehensive one-day EI Effectiveness Leadership Academy workshop will equip you with valuable tools to enhance your emotional effectiveness as a leader.

EI Effectiveness Leadership Academy presents Cultivating Emotional Intelligence for Effective Leadership Workshop

How To Be an Emotionally Effective Leader

Welcome to the "Cultivating Emotional Intelligence for Effective Leadership Workshop," a dynamic and insightful program designed to empower leaders with the essential tools and skills to harness emotional intelligence for impactful leadership. This workshop equips participants to lead with empathy, navigate complex situations, and build strong, cohesive teams and resilient workplaces.

Event Particulars

DATE: Wednesday, October 11, 2023
LOCATION: The Hamilton Club | Map ›
WORKSHOP TIME: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
. (Includes two breaks & lunch)
NETWORKING: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
FEE: $925.00 (Includes EQ-i 2.0: Self-Assessment & Report, Workshop, Food & Beverages, and one-on-one 30-minute EQ-i 2.0: Leadership Self-Assessment Debrief Meeting)

Leading With Emotional Effectiveness Workshop

Workshop Overview

Emotionally intelligent leaders employ specific emotional and social skills to impact how they perceive and express themselves, develop and maintain relationships, and cope with everyday challenges. This workshop delves into various aspects of emotional intelligence and how they contribute to effective leadership in professional settings.

Before this workshop, participants will complete an EQ-i 2.0: Leadership Self-Assessment. All assessment results will be kept confidential and reviewed by each participant throughout this workshop. This engaging and interactive workshop is designed to provide participants with a solid understanding of their strengths, areas of improvement, and practical tools and insights to enhance their leadership effectiveness by harnessing emotional intelligence. The facilitator will incorporate group activities and individual reflective exercises in this engaging full-day learning experience. The workshop's experiential approach ensures that attendees understand the theory and gain hands-on experience in applying emotional intelligence principles to their leadership roles.

Workshop Learning Outcomes

  • Leadership and Emotional Intelligence: Understand the crucial link between emotional intelligence and effective leadership, exploring how self-awareness, self-regulation, empathy, and relationship management contribute to leadership success.
  • Self-Awareness for Leaders: Develop a deep understanding of your emotions, triggers, and leadership style to enhance your decision-making and influence.
  • Leading with Empathy: Discover strategies to connect on a meaningful level with your team members, fostering an environment of trust, collaboration, and mutual respect.
  • Emotional Regulation: Learn techniques to manage stress, maintain composure, and make clear-headed decisions even in high-pressure situations.
  • Conflict Resolution: Gain insights into handling conflicts with emotional intelligence, turning challenges into opportunities for growth and improved team dynamics.
  •  Inspiring Communication: Master the art of effective communication that considers emotions, positively impacting team morale and productivity.

Workshop Deliverables

    • Individual Identification: Identify specific areas to develop, potential derailing behaviours, and ways to leverage strengths through individual EQ-i 2.0 Leadership Self-Assessment Report.
    • Personalized Development Plan: Craft a roadmap to further develop your emotional intelligence skills with actionable steps tailored to your leadership style and goals.
    • Practical Exercises: Engage in role-playing, case studies, and experiential activities that simulate real-world leadership scenarios, allowing you to practice applying emotional intelligence principles.
    • Expert Facilitation: Benefit from a seasoned facilitator with a wealth of leadership and emotional intelligence expertise, providing valuable insights and guidance.
    • Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow leaders and professionals, fostering a supportive environment for shared learning and growth.

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Who Should Attend

This workshop is ideal for current and aspiring leaders across various sectors who are committed to enhancing their leadership effectiveness by cultivating emotional intelligence. Whether you're a team manager, supervisor, executive, or entrepreneur, "Cultivating Emotional Intelligence for Effective Leadership Workshop" offers a transformative experience that empowers you to lead with authenticity, empathy, and impact.

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Meet the Facilitator 

As president of Marshall Connects, Linda Marshall is an entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker, television host, and thought leader in emotional intelligence. She brings over 35 years of experience working with and educating teams to strive for excellence and reach their potential. Linda has vast experience in child development through her past roles as an Early Childhood Educator and Resource Teacher.

Linda’s debut book, ‘Giving Back, How to Find Your Personal Joy and Make a Difference to Others’ was designed to offer continued personal growth, something she’s continued within her second book, ‘The Power of Emotion: A Practical Guide to Making The Most of Your Emotional Intelligence.’ 

As a Canadian Association of Professional Speakers (CAPS) member, certified as an Emotional Intelligence (EQ-I 2.0) Trainer, and certified Personality Dimensions® facilitator, she brings her on-the-ground experience to help businesses and individuals succeed in developing and maintaining strong leadership and team dynamics.

All Marshall Connects workshops are customized in duration and content to cater to specific leadership needs and organizational goals. Foster your/your team’s emotional intelligence with customized leadership workshops, assessments, and coaching today, click here

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